Tue, Apr 09, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

National Grand Rounds

Register here to attend this live in-person session of the

National Physicians Alliance &
American Medical Student Association

National Grand Rounds
The AMSA Scorecard: The State of Medical School
Conflict-of-Interest policies and Cultivating a
New Era of Effective Change

>> CME Available <<

Speakers:

  • Reshma Ramachandran, Pharmfree Fellow, American Medical Student Association
  • Daniel Carlat, MD, Director of the Pew Prescription Project

For more information please contact Ann Woloson, NPA Director of Education at ann.woloson@npalliance.net

Not able to attend in person? Click here to register to participate in this event online via a live webcast.


Accreditation Information

Target Audience:  Physicians, medical students, residents, fellows and other prescribers

Learning Objectives:

• At the conclusion of the activity, participants will have learned how to identify the potential for and mitigate relationships with the industry create a conflicts of interest which may affect medical education, research and health care practice decisions. 

• At the conclusion of the activity, participants will understand and employ best practices and utilize other tools available to medical professionals to avoid the potential and prevalence of academic-industry relationships to improve the quality of medical education and research at academic medical institutions and in patient care decision making.

Accreditation Statement:  Medstar Georgetown University Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:  Medstar Georgetown University Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent to their participation in the activity. 

Acknowledgement:  This event offered as part of the Partnership to Advance Conflict-free Medical Education.
This partnership and related materials were made possible by a grant from the state Attorney General Consumer and Prescriber Education Grant Program which is funded by the multi-state settlement of consumer fraud claims regarding the marketing of the prescription drug Neurontin.

Disclosures:  Presentations will not include commercial products or services.  Speaker Reshma Ramchandran has no financial relationships with commercial interests.  Speaker Daniel Carlat disclosed he is the owner in absentia of Carlat Publishing, LLC (which publishes a continuing education newsletter in mental health), he has no involvement in management and has received no income since February of 2012.


This event offered as part of the Partnership to Advance Conflict-free Medical Education. This partnership and related materials were made possible by a grant from the state Attorney General Consumer and Prescriber Education Grant Program which is funded by the multi-state settlement of consumer fraud claims regarding the marketing of the prescription drug Neurontin.
Learn more at
www.npalliance.org/conflict-free

Event Location

Georgetown University Medical Center
Georgetown University Medical Center
Med-Dental Building, Room SW107
3900 Reservoir Road
Washington, DC 20057


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